November 2019

CRAVEN FAWCETT RELEASES NEW EXTRUDER

By | November 19th, 2019|Member News, Uncategorised|

Craven Fawcett, one of the UK’s leading manufacturers of clay preparation machinery and part of Group Rhodes, has added a new model to its extruder line up, with the capability to deliver higher volume outputs. The name CENTRA, which references multiple centres, reflects the machines ability to split its de-airing chamber to allow the mixer to be mounted either in-line or at 90 degrees to the extruder.  The Double Shafted Mixer section has also been upgraded with the inclusion of a new design of gearbox and larger trough to complement [...]

October 2019

Climate-smart clothes hangers manufactured with equipment from AP&T

By | October 17th, 2019|Member News|

Metal is not the only material that can be formed with equipment from AP&T. Employing a unique method, Ekoligens’ production plant in Kungälv, Sweden, uses AP&T presses to produce hangers out of recycled paper and cardboard. So far production has been on a small scale, but in order to meet the growing demand for its products, Ekoligens is investing in a completely new, fully automated two press line that should be operational by the second half of 2020. Ekoligens uses AP&T presses to produce hangers out of recycled paper [...]

September 2017

ROEMHELD OPENS NEW MANUFACTURING CENTRE

By | September 12th, 2017|Workholding|

The Roemheld Group has opened a new Stark manufacturing centre in Rankweil, Austria.  This 6,000m2 building officially opened at the beginning of July and houses the latest manufacturing equipment and systems.  This investment in technology includes new turn-mill centres, CNC grinding machines and a 3D measuring machine for use with large parts. From this factory, Roemheld will continue to develop its Stark zero point mounting range.  Stark zero point combines high accuracy with ease of use and enables end users to reduce set-up times while increasing productivity. Terry O’Neill, Managing [...]